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Caught: Progressive activists exposed in Oberlin College “racism hate crimes” hoax

Posted by: ST on August 23, 2013 at 11:32 am » 4 Comments

If you don’t read anything else at all this weekend, PLEASE read this in full.  The below is an excerpt (hat tip): A massive racism hoax took place at Oberlin College in February 2013 in which two students made seemingly racist, anti-Semitic and other such posters, graffiti and emails for the purpose of getting a reaction on campus, not […]

 

Facts about #NCed funding #NCGA Dems don’t want you to know

Posted by: ST on August 20, 2013 at 8:13 pm » 2 Comments

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NY school district: “We’re sorry for teaching Jews are evil”

Posted by: Phineas on April 12, 2013 at 1:12 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas School has certainly changed since my day: An upstate New York school district is reportedly apologizing — and mulling possible disciplinary action — for a high school writing assignment that asked students to “argue Jews are evil” while making a persuasive argument blaming them for the problems of Nazi Germany. The Albany Times Union […]

 

Great news: Indiana Supreme Court upholds school voucher system

Posted by: ST on March 26, 2013 at 7:43 pm » 4 Comments

While most Americans are transfixed by the gay marriage arguments being made before the SCOTUS this week, other issues of national importance involving courts (lower, in this case) are taking place: INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the nation’s broadest school voucher program in a ruling supporters say could set a national […]

 

QOTD: Tennessee state senator on University of TN’s “Sex Week”

Posted by: ST on March 21, 2013 at 7:23 pm » 5 Comments

Heh: “They say it’s all about diversity,” he told Fox News. “Well, perversity does not make diversity just because it’s at the university.” That’s Tennessee state senator state senator Stacey Campfield (R), discussing the University’s upcoming “Sex Week” in light of university officials pulling taxpayer funding for it after TN politicos got wind of what […]

 

Genius: Maryland legislator proposes “Toaster Pastry Gun Freedom Act”

Posted by: Phineas on March 10, 2013 at 3:18 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Proof once again that mockery is a wonderful weapon. In the wake of little Josh Welch getting in trouble with school officials for the horrible crime of biting his Pop-tart into the shape of a gun and playing with it, a Maryland lawmaker has introduced a bill to… Well, to tell school officials to stop being a […]

 

Forget cupcakes. Don’t you even *mention* guns in school, young man!

Posted by: Phineas on March 8, 2013 at 3:47 pm » 12 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The headline says it all: Pasco School District overturns 6-year-old’s suspension for discussing toy gun The Pasco School District has overturned the suspension of a 6-year-old boy who talked about his toy guns at school. Mike Aguirre’s son Noah, a first-grader at James McGee Elementary School, was sent home Feb. 28 after […]

 

School confiscates cupcakes decorated with plastic “Army men”

Posted by: Phineas on March 8, 2013 at 1:17 pm » 15 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Because, you know, someone might be scarred for life at the sight of a tiny plastic rifle. Or, even worse, they might want to –*gulp!*– “play Army.” Thank God our courageous educators were there to prevent a crisis: A Michigan elementary school is defending its decision to confiscate a third-graders batch of […]

 

Anti-gun hysteria: from the ridiculous to… Maryland

Posted by: Phineas on March 5, 2013 at 2:51 pm » 14 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And here I thought my beloved California was insane. Well, it looks like Maryland is trying to give us a run for the title. You may have heard about 7-year old Josh Welch, a potentially dangerous proto-terrorist who was suspended from school in Anne Arundel County for the shocking crime of… breaking […]

 

FL college recommends termination of professor in Obama vote pledge scandal

Posted by: ST on February 18, 2013 at 6:47 pm » 10 Comments

Florida Today reports on a college’s recommendation to terminate an algebra professor who forced students to sign pledges to vote for President Obama last year (hat tip: Daily Caller by way of Memeorandum): An algebra instructor at Brevard Community College faces termination after an investigation by college officials found that she urged — and forced […]